With a wealth of commercial litigation experience in both the State and Commonwealth jurisdictions, Darrin is skilled in a broad range of issues, although he has particular expertise in matters arising out of insolvency administrations and debt recovery.
Darrin has a vast understanding of all aspects of insolvency law and practice, regularly representing Liquidators, Administrators and Trustees in Bankruptcy in a wide range of litigation and advisory roles. Equally, Darrin is adept in advising and acting for company directors and individuals facing financial pressures including claims by the Australian Taxation Office.
Having a real-world approach to practice, Darrin works well advising Credit Managers and their staff on all issues associated with recovery of debts with a genuine “outside the box” thinking to achieve a result. Claims made by liquidators seeking preference payments from creditors can also be handled by Darrin practically and professionally.
Having sporting experience both on field and off field at club, State and National levels, Darrin has a hands-on understanding when it comes to many aspects of sport administration ranging from disciplinary proceedings to negligence claims and can identify issues needing attention before they become a problem for a sport governing body.
Many people do not know that they need a Will and sometimes its too late when others realise that you do. Similarly, Powers of Attorney and Enduring Guardianships can help you now and as life progresses and Darrin can explain the benefits of these documents to you and your family. Probate applications can be promptly filed and settled, and should a Will be contested, Darrin can explain the court processes so that you know the path to be taken.
Darrin is admitted in the Supreme Courts of both New South Wales and Victoria together with the High Court of Australia.